Definition of Mirid

1. Noun. A variety of leaf bug.




Definition of Mirid

1. Noun. (zoology) Any member of the insect family ''Miridae''. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mirid

mirandizes
mirandizing
mirapinnid
mirapinnids
mirasol
mirative
mirativity
mirbane
mirbanes
mire
mired
mirepoix
mires
mirex
mirexes
mirid (current term)
mirid bug
mirids
mirier
miriest
mirific
mirifical
mirificent
mirin
miriness
mirinesses
miring
mirins
miriti
miritis

Literary usage of Mirid

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1. The Emperor Marcus Antoninus: His Conversation with Himself. Together with by Marcus Aurelius, André Dacier, Thomas Gataker, Cebes (1726)
"... of a Man is to improve his mirid* and govern his Manners ; this is minding the main Chance. As for all father Projects and ..."

2. The Voyage of the Beagle by Charles Darwin (1909)
"... horses as far as they can go, and then trust to our own legs; so that there is no danger." I did * Voyage dans 1'Amerique mirid par MA d'Orbigny. Part. ..."

3. Proceedings by National Speech Arts Association (1893)
"... the one from the Latin and of the other from the Greek, and of a possible design by these words to express conceptions as they lie in the mirid of God. ..."

4. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1875)
"By Paul Lacroix, author of "Arts of the mirid'e Ages," " Manners, Customs, and Dress during the Middle Ages," etc. Illustrated with 21 chromolithographs and ..."

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